Summer 2011

Releasing the Light: Engraved glass from Scotland and Sweden

Other new work on show included pieces by James Denison-Pender and Junko Eager, both of whom live and work in Scotland and by Astrid Gate who used to work in Johansforsn  


The initial exhibition, located in Johansfors Kristallmuseum, drew on the traditions of Johansfors and emphasised engraved glass. The show combined new work from Scottish engravers with a selection of items from the private collection of Duncan & Liz Timms.

The core of the exhibition consisted of work by Alison Kinnaird, one of the world's leading copper-wheel engravers

James Denison-Pender (Scotland): Central Park, New York

Alison Kinnaird: Inner Lives

Junko Eager (Scotland): Diver

Astrid Gate (Sweden): Flying Fish